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Stars As Navigational Chart

Navigating By the Night Sky: A Guide For Orientating Yourself

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Marcus

You can figure out which direction is which by looking at the night sky. Humans have been doing this for ...

Early Cultural Astronomy

How Astronomy Guided Civilization: 10 Cultural Examples

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Marcus

Traditional peoples all over the world have developed their own stories and beliefs about the stars and the cosmos. They ...

Understanding The Milky Way

Exploring The Milky Way [What To Know]

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Marcus

You see the Milky Way as a hazy band of lights stretching across the night sky. In this article, I ...

Dark Skies

21 Darkest Skies on Earth: Best Cultural Places To Stargaze

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Marcus

If you’re looking to get away from the light pollution there are several dark sky places to enjoy the ultimate ...

25 Amazing Facts About The Night Sky

25 Night-Sky Viewing Facts To Spark Your Cultural Intrigue

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Marcus

Looking up at the night sky can be a humbling and awe-inspiring experience. But did you know that there are ...

Moon halo, ring around the Moon seen from Earth

Moon Halos And Weather Predictions

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If you’re wondering about that large ring around the Moon and what it means, you might be interested in the ...

Southern Hemisphere Constellation (360 X 280 Px)

Southern Hemisphere Constellations and Asterisms [+Their Significance]

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There are a total of 88 constellations in the night sky. A few constellations are unique to ‘down under’. Here, ...

Stars As Navigational Chart

Navigating By the Night Sky: A Guide For Orientating Yourself

You can figure out which direction is which by looking at the night sky. Humans have been doing this for thousands of years. And, there’s no reason why you can’t find your way today from reading the position ... Read more

Early Cultural Astronomy

How Astronomy Guided Civilization: 10 Cultural Examples

Traditional peoples all over the world have developed their own stories and beliefs about the stars and the cosmos. They were guided in many ways by the night sky. Many early cultures used astronomy to understand their place ... Read more

Understanding The Milky Way

Exploring The Milky Way [What To Know]

You see the Milky Way as a hazy band of lights stretching across the night sky. In this article, I cover what to know about the Milky Way, especially in understanding what we can or can’t see as ... Read more

Dark Skies

21 Darkest Skies on Earth: Best Cultural Places To Stargaze

If you’re looking to get away from the light pollution there are several dark sky places to enjoy the ultimate stargazing experience. Here are some fantastic options for you to experience the best night sky viewing if you ... Read more

25 Amazing Facts About The Night Sky

25 Night-Sky Viewing Facts To Spark Your Cultural Intrigue

Looking up at the night sky can be a humbling and awe-inspiring experience. But did you know that there are fascinating facts and phenomena happening above us every night? From shimmering auroras to mysterious black holes, join me ... Read more

Moon halo, ring around the Moon seen from Earth

Moon Halos And Weather Predictions

If you’re wondering about that large ring around the Moon and what it means, you might be interested in the following. It’s what I discovered about the cause and relevance of Moon halos for weather prediction. I’ve always ... Read more

Southern Hemisphere Constellation (360 X 280 Px)

Southern Hemisphere Constellations and Asterisms [+Their Significance]

There are a total of 88 constellations in the night sky. A few constellations are unique to ‘down under’. Here, the sky is ‘upside down’ compared to the northern hemisphere and groups of stars display particular patterns of ... Read more